route segment

route segment

As used in ATC (air traffic control), a part of the route that can be defined by two navigational fixes, two NAVAIDs (navigational aids), or a fix and a NAVAID.
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While Laundrylux will acquire the company's distribution business assets, TCCL's route segment is not included in the purchase agreement.
You can insert individual, named fixes from the database provided that all fixes along the route segment are inserted.
Complexity Measurement for Aircraft and Route Segment Relationship.
Integra has significant fiber network assets throughout California, with dense metro fiber networks in Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area linked by long haul backbones across the state, including a recently announced route segment extending from Sacramento to Salt Lake City.
Air traffic flow in air route segment still satisfies the basic equation [q.sub.i] = [[rho].sub.i] [v.sub.i], where [rho].sub.i] and [v.sub.i] stand, respectively, for segment liner density and space mean velocity of cell i.
Before the shale fracking boom, Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railway, which owns the route segment through Lac-Megantic, carried mostly paper and forest products.
The power of a route segment depends on its width, metal layer, and spacing relative to its adjacent parallel-running routes.
where: [f.sub.Jij] aggregate costs eliminating obstacles due to juridical restrictions in transportation mode i on route segment j; [x.sub.Jij]--the number of protected territories, permits for installing a reloading facility, bypassed cities/ settlements on the route of a relevant mode; [k.sub.Jij]--loss compensation coefficients in transportation mode i on route segment j (coefficients related to social loss, permits for constructing a reloading facility and temporary storage facility).
Most trucks there now have an onboard unit that picks up GPS signals informing them that a toll is due, and calculating the length of the route segment, the vehicle's number of axles and emissions, as well as the rates per kilometre.